Baschmann Services Inc.

Art Garvey has joined the Baschmann Services sales staff. He will be representing both aggregate and earthmoving product lines, which include Kobelco, Hitachi, ASV, Anaconda, Carlton, KPI-JCI and others in the Southern Tier and central New York State.

J. Bruce Hitchcock, 80, passed away on June 24, 2017, at Jones Memorial Hospital after a long illness. He was born May 6, 1937, and was the fifth son of Dr. Raymond O. and Helen C. Hitchcock of Alfred, N.Y. Mr. Hitchcock is survived by his wife of 58 years, Zona (Pierce); daughter, Kim Gartner (Jim) of Dayton, Ohio; son, Bill Hitchcock (Sue) of Fort Worth, Texas; five grandchildren, Jillian, Meron and Brian Gartner, Kayleigh (Trent) Lowery and Kristen (Jon) McAfee; brothers, Allan (Pat), Robert and James; sister-in-law, Carolyn and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Pete Baschmann, president of Baschmann Services in Elma, N.Y., announced the addition of Bill Regan to Baschmann's sales staff. Regan brings 42 years of experience working with contractors, municipalities and loggers in supplying them with the equipment they need to properly complete their projects.

Pete Baschmann, president of Baschmann Services, announced that Dick Amidon has joined the Baschmann Services sales team. Amidon will be representing Baschmann's earthmoving products in Chautauqua, Cattaragus and Erie counties in New York state. “Dick worked for us for ten years from 1999 to 2009 and was an extraordinary employee and represented our product lines to our customers extremely well.

Baschmann Services Inc. received the Sales Excellence Award for Washing and Classifying Products at this year's National Dealer Conference. The conference was held Sept. 12 to14 at the Johnson Crusher International manufacturing facility in Eugene, Ore.

Baschmann Services, located just outside of Buffalo, N.Y., has reached an agreement to begin selling, servicing and renting the Kawasaki line of wheel loaders and now has several Kawasaki loaders in its yard that are available for both sale and rent.

Baschmann Services has been named an authorized distributor of Anaconda USA. Located near Buffalo, N.Y., Baschmann Services is a family-owned equipment distributorship with a full line of products for the earthmoving and excavation industries, as well as the aggregate industry.

The Road Connection is a nationwide initiative to highlight the need for increased road and infrastructure funding. It involves increased awareness about the positive impact that the infrastructure funding has on the job market, about the poor conditions that exist in many areas today and about the burden that the high cost of poor road conditions place on both individuals and communities.

George Haas is now Baschmann Services’ aggregate equipment representative of eastern New York and New York City. Haas most recently worked as manager of business operations of Master Enterprises. He also has served as a business line manager and sales specialist and a general manager of Contractors Sales Co.

As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, LiuGong attended ConExpo-Con/AGG 2008 and announced its expansion into the North American market. Baschmann Services Inc., Elma, N.Y., is the first dealer in the United States to be awarded a LiuGong Construction Machinery North America dealership.

Just as no two snowflakes are exactly alike, no two construction projects are exactly alike and include many different aspects. To help contractors with the diversity of their work, Baschmann Services Inc., of Elma, NY, has added Pavement Services Inc.